28 May
Half business/half party furniture from designer A.P.O.

The work environment can be a competitive game, so it only makes sense to have a workspace that easily converts into a beer ping pong table. In fact, you and the assistant from Creative have  already been doing that for months in the conference room with a ball of rubber bands and a couple of […]


14 Aug
The new electronic cigarette that looks & acts like the real thing

You’ve probably seen the new trend of electronic cigarettes that look like pens. They’re supposed to be discreet, able to smoke wherever so you don’t need to miss out on social interactions with your non-smoker friends; but let’s be real, you look a little ridiculous smoking out of a pen. Henley is a new lifestyle […]


27 Mar
Because Schlitz & tonitis never sounded better

You know, sometimes a product comes along and you wonder how no one came up with this simple idea oh-so-long ago? Like the ingenious Arkeg, the Marshall Amp Fridge seems like such a no-brainer it’s automatic. Sure it’s more than just a little bit corny, but dammit if it wouldn’t look good classying up your mom’s […]


27 Jan
A-Z Furniture by Sascha Grewe

Is the world ready for alphabet furniture? If have you an obsessive need to narcissistically  spell out your name in your home or office, designer Sascha Grewe has a solution. Her A-Z furniture was part of the DMY 2011 Asia Exhibition tour and includes various stools, desks, chairs and book shelves in 250 bright, modern […]


21 Dec
Peter Jackson's next foray into the world of J.R.R. Tolkien

My god can you stand it?! I’m in full nerd-out glory mode here, as The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has to be one of the more anticipated movies of the decade. This first trailer doesn’t show much of the action, but it sets the mood for what we can expect with Peter Jackson’s next foray […]


1 Nov
A look behind the curtain of the mid-century modern maestros

Charles and Ray Eames are almost as synonymous with Los Angeles — namely Venice Beach where their studio was located — as Frank Lloyd Wright was to Chicago. They made their indelible mark as monumental designers inextricably linked to the fields of modern architecture and furniture for over a half century. The Eames Office, widely […]


4 Oct
Combining American and Nepali craftsmanship

  The duo behind el dot designs, husband and wife team Leo and Lishu, have aimed to build furniture that’s not only aesthetically pleasing from a design aspect but also highly sustainable. That’s why they’ve focused on using bamboo as the prime material behind their Future Primitive and Simple Office Collections, as it is one of […]


22 Dec
Modern design inspired by the great outdoors

Robert Bronwasser for Cascando Designs has made a small furniture collection to transport a little bit of the outdoors into your drab beige cubicle hell. His modern designs, inspired by nature and the organic shapes found in the wild, include a coat rack imitating a tree, with branches covered in pegs to hang your winter […]